The Early Lead: Brooklyn Nets


Posted at 07:43 AM ET, 11/29/2013

Jason Kidd fined $50,000 for spilling soda on court

Out of timeouts, the Nets coach improvised, seemingly saying “Hit me,” to player.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:43 AM ET, 11/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, Jason Kidd, NBA

Posted at 07:26 AM ET, 06/28/2013

Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce traded by Celtics to Nets

Boston is loaded with draft picks for rebuilding; Brooklyn has talent to challenge Miami in East.

By Cindy Boren  |  07:26 AM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, Kevin Garnett, NBA, Paul Pierce

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 06/12/2013

Jason Kidd, Brooklyn Nets close to deal, report says

Team is expected to interview Brian Shaw for coaching job.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:48 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, Jason Kidd, NBA

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 01/10/2013

Andray Blatche "not worried at all" about incident

Woman claims she was sexually assaulted in the Nets player's hotel suite.

By Cindy Boren  |  04:08 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andray Blatche, Brooklyn Nets, NBA

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 01/08/2013

Andray Blatche questioned in sexual assault inquiry, reports say

Complaint alleges incident occurred at the Four Seasons at 4 a.m.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:40 PM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, NBA

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 11/27/2012

Knicks, Nets: Battle of the boroughs goes to Brooklyn

The New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets kicked off their rivalry with an overtime game -- and an impassioned, glittering crowd in Brooklyn.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:27 AM ET, 11/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, NBA, New York Knicks

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 11/19/2012

Mike D'Antoni will make Lakers debut Tuesday, report says

Mike D'Antoni has had a delayed debut as Los Angeles Lakers' coach because he's recovering from knee-replacement surgery.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:13 PM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Lakers, Mike D'Antoni

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 10/31/2012

Knicks-Nets game in Brooklyn postponed; NYC Marathon still on

Brooklyn's new Barclays Center won't be the scene of the Nets' first home game, which was postponed because of Superstorm Sandy.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:46 PM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, NBA, New York Knicks

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 10/31/2012

NYC Marathon, Knicks-Nets opener will go on despite Sandy’s damage

Sandy can's stop the New York City Marathon or the NBA game between the Knicks and Nets that marks return of pro sports to Brooklyn.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:38 AM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, NBA, New York Knicks

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 10/30/2012

NBA “assessing” whether to postpone Knicks-Nets opener because of Sandy

With mass transit in New York still shut down, the NBA is "assessing" whether to postpone the Knicks-Nets game in Brooklyn.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:47 AM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooklyn Nets, NBA, New York Knicks